Program Application Deadlines

The table below outlines application deadlines for all relevant starting terms for each graduate program available. Deadlines are alphabetized, by Program. Click on the table headers to sort by starting term.

Program (Area of Study) Fall Term
Deadline
Spring Term
Deadline
Summer Term 
Deadline
Accounting (M.S.) June 30 December 1 N/A
Applied Behavior Analysis: Autism and Development Disabilities (Post-Master's Certificate) June 30 N/A N/A
Bilingual Education (Certificate) June 30 December 1 N/A
Bilingual/Bicultural Education- Instruction and Curriculum (M.A.) June 30 December 1 N/A
Biotechnology Science (M.S.) June 30 December 1 N/A
Business Administration- Global Management (M.B.A.) June 30 December 1 N/A
Business Administration-Executive Option (M.B.A.) June 30 December 1 N/A
Combined School and Clinical Psychology (Psy. D.) January 8 N/A N/A
Communication Studies (M.A.) June 30 December 1 N/A
Computer Information Systems (M.S.) June 30 December 1 N/A
Conflict Resolution and Communication (Post-Baccalaureate Certificate) August 1 January 1 N/A
Counseling and Supervision (Ph.D.) June 30 N/A N/A
Counseling- Alcohol & Drug Abuse Counseling (M.A.) March 1 Nov. 1 (Union Campus)
Dec. 1 (Ocean Campus)
N/A
Counseling- Clinical Mental Health (M.A.) March 1 Nov. 1 (Union Campus)
Dec. 1 (Ocean Campus)
N/A
Counseling- College Counseling and Student Services March 1 November 1 N/A
Counseling- School Counseling (M.A.) March 1 Nov. 1 (Union Campus)
Dec. 1 (Ocean Campus)
N/A
Counseling- School Counseling (M.A.) and LPC Qualification March 1 Nov. 1 (Union Campus)
Dec. 1 (Ocean Campus)
N/A
Criminal Justice (M.A.) June 30 December 1 N/A
Digital Leadership (Post-Master’s Certificate) August 21 N/A N/A
Director of School Counseling (Post-Master's Certificate) March 1 December 1 N/A
Early Childhood Education (M.A.) - Administration in Early Childhood and Family Studies option June 30 December 1 N/A
Early Childhood Education (M.A.) - Advanced Curriculum and Training option June 30 December 1 N/A
Early Childhood Education (M.A.) - Classroom Instruction with P-3 Certification June 30 December 1 N/A
Early Childhood Education P-3 (Certification with P-3 Endorsement) June 30 December 1 N/A
Early Childhood Education P-3 Modified Alternate Route (Non-Degree) June 30 December 1 N/A
Educational Administration- Principal (Post-Master's Certificate) June 30
Online Aug 21
December 1 May 15
Educational Administration- School Business Administrator (Post-Master's Certificate) June 30 December 1 May 15
Educational Administration- Supervisor (Post-Master's Certificate)

June 30
Online Aug 21

December 1 May 15
Educational Administration- Supervisor, Principal and School Business Administrator (Post-Master's Certificate) June 30 December 1 May 15
Educational Administration-School Business Administrator(M.A.) June 30 December 1 May 15
Educational Administration-Supervisor and Principal (M.A.)

June 30
Online Aug 21

December 1 May 15
Educational Administration- Supervisor, Principal & School Business Administrator (M.A.) June 30 December 1 May 15
Educational Leadership (Ed.D.) June 30 N/A N/A
English-Writing Studies (M.A.) June 30 December 1 N/A
Exercise Science (M.S.) June 30 December 1 N/A
ESL Alternate Route (Non-Degree) June 30 December 1 N/A
Fine Arts- Initial Teaching Certification (M.A.) June 30 December 1 N/A
Fine Arts- Studio (M.A.) June 30 December 1 N/A
Fine Arts- Supervision (M.A.) June 30 December 1 N/A
Hindi and Urdu Language Pedagogy (M.A.) June 30 N/A N/A
Holocaust & Genocide Studies (M.A.) June 30 December 1 N/A
Instruction and Curriculum- Teaching English as a Second Language (M.A.) June 30 December 1 N/A
Leadership and Communications (Post-Baccalaureate Certificate) August 1 January 1 N/A
Learning Disabilities Teacher Consultant (Post-Master's Certificate) June 30 December 1 N/A
Licensed Professional Counselor (Post-Master's, Non-Degree Certificate) March 1 December 1 N/A
Marriage and Family Therapy (M.A.) June 30 December 1 N/A
Nursing- Educational Leadership (Ph.D.) N/A December 1 N/A
Nursing- Clinical Management (M.S.N.) June 30 December 1 N/A
Nursing- Community Health Nursing (M.S.N.) June 30 December 1 N/A
Occupational Therapy (M.S.) January 15 N/A N/A
Doctorate in Occupational Therapy (OTD) N/A N/A December 1
Physical Therapy (DPT) N/A N/A Priority: Oct. 1 Final: Dec. 1
Psychology- Human Behavior and Organizational Psychology (M.A.) June 30 December1 N/A
Psychology- Forensic Psychology (M.S.) June 30 December 1 N/A
Psychology- Psychological Services (M.A.) June 30 December 1 N/A
Public Administration (M.P.A.) June 30 December 1 N/A
Public Administration- Health Services Administration (M.P.A.) June 30 December 1 N/A
Public Administration-Non-Profit Management (M.P.A.) June 30 December 1 N/A
Public Relations and Journalism (Post-Baccalaureate Certificate) August 1 January 1 N/A
School Psychology (Professional Diploma) February 5 N/A N/A
Social Work (M.S.W.) Priority: March 1
Final: May 1
N/A N/A
Social Work- Advanced Standing (M.S.W.) N/A N/A May 1
Social Work- Extended Option (M.S.W.) Priority: March 1
Final: May 1
N/A N/A
Special Education- Applied Behavior Analysis and Autism Spectrum Disorders (M.A.) June 30 December 1 N/A
Special Education- Autism and Developmental Disabilities (M.A.) June 30 December 1 N/A
Special Education- Learning and Behavioral Disabilities (M.A.) June 30 December 1 N/A
Speech-Language Pathology Doctorate (SLPD) June 30 N/A N/A
Speech-Language Pathology (M.A.) February 15 N/A January 15
Speech-Language Pathology Pre-Professional Program (Non-Degree) June 30 December 1 May 15
Student Assistance Coordinator (Graduate Certificate) March 1 December 1 N/A
Teaching English as a Second Language- Instruction and Curriculum (M.A.) June 30 December 1 N/A
Teaching English as a Second Language (Graduate Certificate) June 30 December 1 N/A
Teaching the Holocaust and Prejudice Reduction (Post-Baccalaureate Certificate) August 1 Applicants encouraged to apply for Fall Term N/A
Teacher of Reading (Graduate Certificate) June 30 December 1 N/A
Teacher of Students with Disabilities (Graduate Certificate) June 30 December 1 N/A